Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Confluence
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 99 128
Rank change year-on-year -19 +29 -13
Contract jobs citing Confluence 21 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.43% 1.95% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £463 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +90.00% -31.03%
10th Percentile £278 £425 £138
90th Percentile £575 £500 £363
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Confluence is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 474 307 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.27% 17.35% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 188 315
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.39% +1.94%
10th Percentile £230 £181 £260
90th Percentile £529 £475 £538
Scotland median daily rate £375 £349 £375
% change year-on-year +7.45% -6.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -40.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.02 £14.50 £16.78
90th Percentile £28.00 £15.50 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +5.26%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 21 (100.00%) JIRA
2 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
4 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) DevOps
5 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 6 (28.57%) Subversion
5 6 (28.57%) Python
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) JBoss
6 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Perl
6 5 (23.81%) Ant
6 5 (23.81%) Middleware
6 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Maven
6 5 (23.81%) Atlassian
6 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (23.81%) Ansible
7 4 (19.05%) Zephyr
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) Coaching
7 4 (19.05%) Kanban
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) PMI
7 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (19.05%) DSDM

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) JBoss
1 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
1 1 (4.76%) Lucidchart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) Subversion
3 5 (23.81%) Ant
3 5 (23.81%) Maven
4 4 (19.05%) Zephyr
5 3 (14.29%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
6 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (42.86%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Coach
5 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Database Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Deployment Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) React
3 1 (4.76%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) PMI
2 3 (14.29%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (19.05%) Coaching
4 4 (19.05%) DSDM
4 4 (19.05%) Kanban
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (9.52%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (9.52%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Dart
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Actionable Recommendations
1 2 (9.52%) PSD2
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
2 1 (4.76%) New Relic
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.76%) Teradata